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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

Product Trade Name: Q-BROXIN


Revision Date: 04-Jan-2011
1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND OF THE
COMPANY/UNDERTAKING

Statement of Hazardous Nature Non-Hazardous according to the criteria of NOHSC, Non-Dangerous Goods
according to the criteria of ADG.

Manufacturer/Supplier Halliburton/Baroid Australia Pty. Ltd.


15 Marriott Road
Jandakot
WA 6164
Australia

ACN Number: 009 000 775


Telephone Number: 61 (08) 9455 8300
Fax Number: 61 (08) 9455 5300

Product Emergency Telephone


Australia: 08-64244950
Papua New Guinea: 05 1 281 575 5000
New Zealand: 06-7559274

Fire, Police & Ambulance - Emergency Telephone


Australia: 000
Papua New Guinea: 000
New Zealand: 111

Identification of Substances or Preparation

Product Trade Name: Q-BROXIN


Synonyms: None
Chemical Family: Lignosulfonate
UN Number: None
Dangerous Goods Class: None
Subsidiary Risk: None
Hazchem Code: None Allocated
Poisons Schedule: None Allocated
Application: Thinner

Prepared By Chemical Compliance


Telephone: 1-580-251-4335
e-mail: fdunexchem@halliburton.com

2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Substances CAS Number PERCENT Australia New Zealand ACGIH TLV-TWA


NOHSC WES
Ferrochrome lignosulfonate 8075-74-9 60 - 100% 0.5 mg/m3 0.5 mg/m3 0.5 mg/m3

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Non-Hazardous Substance to Total of 100%

3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Hazard Overview May cause eye, skin, and respiratory irritation.

Risk Phrases None

HSNO Classification Not Determined

4. FIRST AID MEASURES

Inhalation If inhaled, remove from area to fresh air. Get medical attention if respiratory irritation
develops or if breathing becomes difficult.

Skin Wash with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation persists.

Eyes In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes
and get medical attention if irritation persists.

Ingestion Do not induce vomiting. Slowly dilute with 1-2 glasses of water or milk and seek
medical attention. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Notes to Physician Not Applicable

5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Suitable Extinguishing Media All standard fire fighting media

Extinguishing media which must None known.


not be used for safety reasons

Special Exposure Hazards Decomposition in fire may produce toxic gases.

Special Protective Equipment for Full protective clothing and approved self-contained breathing apparatus required for
Fire-Fighters fire fighting personnel.

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Personal Precautionary Measures Use appropriate protective equipment.

Environmental Precautionary Prevent from entering sewers, waterways, or low areas.


Measures

Procedure for Cleaning / Scoop up and remove.


Absorption

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE

Handling Precautions Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing. Avoid creating or inhaling dust.

Storage Information Store in a cool, dry location.

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

Engineering Controls Use in a well ventilated area.

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Respiratory Protection Not normally needed. But if significant exposures are possible then the following
respirator is recommended:
Dust/mist respirator. (N95, P2/P3)

Hand Protection Normal work gloves.

Skin Protection Normal work coveralls.

Eye Protection Wear safety glasses or goggles to protect against exposure.

Other Precautions None known.

9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Physical State: Solid


Color: Brown
Odor: Mild
pH: 3
Specific Gravity @ 20 C (Water=1): 1.12
Density @ 20 C (kg/l): Not Determined
Bulk Density @ 20 C (kg/m3): Not Determined
Boiling Point/Range (C): Not Determined
Freezing Point/Range (C): Not Determined
Pour Point/Range (C): Not Determined
Flash Point/Range (C): Not Determined
Flash Point Method: Not Determined
Autoignition Temperature (C): Not Determined
Flammability Limits in Air - Lower (g/m3): Not Determined
Flammability Limits in Air - Lower (%): Not Determined
Flammability Limits in Air - Upper (g/m3): Not Determined
Flammability Limits in Air - Upper (%): Not Determined
Vapor Pressure @ 20 C (mmHg): Not Determined
Vapor Density (Air=1): Not Determined
Percent Volatiles: Not Determined
Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate=1): Not Determined
Solubility in Water (g/100ml): Partially soluble
Solubility in Solvents (g/100ml): Not Determined
VOCs (g/l): Not Determined
Viscosity, Dynamic @ 20 C (centipoise): Not Determined
Viscosity, Kinematic @ 20 C (centistokes): Not Determined
Partition Coefficient/n-Octanol/Water: Not Determined
Molecular Weight (g/mole): Not Determined
Decomposition Temperature (C): Not Determined

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Stability Data: Stable

Hazardous Polymerization: Will Not Occur

Conditions to Avoid None anticipated

Incompatibility (Materials to Strong oxidizers.


Avoid)

Hazardous Decomposition Oxides of sulfur.


Products

Additional Guidelines Not Applicable

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11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Principle Route of Exposure Eye or skin contact, inhalation.

Sympotoms related to exposure


Inhalation May cause respiratory irritation.

Skin Contact May cause skin irritation.

Eye Contact May cause eye irritation.

Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.

Aggravated Medical Conditions None known.

Chronic Effects/Carcinogenicity No data available to indicate product or components present at greater than 1% are
chronic health hazards.

Other Information None known.

Toxicity Tests

Oral Toxicity: LD50: > 15000 mg/kg (Rat)

Dermal Toxicity: Not determined

Inhalation Toxicity: Not determined

Primary Irritation Effect: Not determined

Carcinogenicity Not determined

Genotoxicity: Not determined

Reproductive / Not determined


Developmental Toxicity:

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Mobility (Water/Soil/Air) Not determined

Persistence/Degradability Not applicable

Bio-accumulation Not determined

Ecotoxicological Information
Acute Fish Toxicity: TLM96: 1750 ppm (Orcorhynchus mykiss)
Acute Crustaceans Toxicity:EC50: 1875 mg/l (Daphnia magna)
Acute Algae Toxicity: Not determined

Chemical Fate Information Not determined

Other Information Not applicable

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Disposal Method Bury in a licensed landfill according to federal, state, and local regulations.

Contaminated Packaging Follow all applicable national or local regulations.

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14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

Land Transportation
ADR
Not restricted

Air Transportation
ICAO/IATA
Not restricted

Sea Transportation
IMDG
Not restricted

Other Transportation Information


Labels: None

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION

Chemical Inventories

Australian AICS Inventory All components listed on inventory or are exempt.


New Zealand Inventory of This product does not comply with NZIOC
Chemicals
US TSCA Inventory All components listed on inventory or are exempt.
EINECS Inventory This product does not comply with EINECS

Classification Not Classified

Risk Phrases None

Safety Phrases None

16. OTHER INFORMATION


The following sections have been revised since the last issue of this SDS
Not applicable

Contact
Australian Poisons Information Centre
24 Hour Service: - 13 11 26
Police or Fire Brigade: - 000 (exchange): - 1100

New Zealand National Poisons Centre


0800 764 766

Additional Information For additional information on the use of this product, contact your local Halliburton
representative.

For questions about the Safety Data Sheet for this or other Halliburton products,
contact Chemical Compliance at 1-580-251-4335.

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Disclaimer Statement This information is furnished without warranty, expressed or implied, as to accuracy
or completeness. The information is obtained from various sources including the
manufacturer and other third party sources. The information may not be valid under
all conditions nor if this material is used in combination with other materials or in any
process. Final determination of suitability of any material is the sole responsibility of
the user.

***END OF MSDS***

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